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Anigozanthos 'Bush Nugget'
Common Name: Kangaroo Paw Family: Haemodoraceae (The Bloodwort Family)

Notes:
Kangaroo paws have some of the most distinctive flowers in the botanical world with clusters of fuzzy tubular flowers that look like a kangaroo's paw and that bloom for months! 'Bush Nugget' has golden yellow flowers on red stems to two feet above iris-like mid-green foliage. Though tolerant of some freezing it would be safest to bring plants inside to a greenhouse or as a houseplant in winter.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Asia and the Pacific - Australasia

Miscellaneous - Garden Origin

Native Habitat:
Dry sandy, siliceous areas of southwest Australia and a variety of other environments and soil types.

ClassEvergreen Primary Bloom ColourYellow
TypeTender Secondary Bloom ColourRed
Height12-24" Bloom TimeSpring - Fall
Spread8-12" FragranceNo
Light ExposureSun Foliage ColourGreen
Soil MoistureAverage Dry Stem ColourRed
Hardiness8-11 BerriesNo
BC NativeNo

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